News > Shed the COVID-19 phobia, says expert

Shed the COVID-19 phobia, says expert

The Hindu | 03/06/2021 11:42 AM | Click to read full article

The impact of the second wave of COVID-19 is such that some people are getting disturbed mentally, and behavioural changes are seen in them. Against this backdrop, psychiatrists are advising people to shed unfounded fears, while adopting established prevention protocols

"During my counselling sessions, I found that the young man had fed his brain with an overdose of information on the pandemic and how it was snuffing out the lives of people" says Dr. Balasubrahmanyam.